2014 R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence

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Nominate an outstanding teacher in your school for an R.E.B. Award of up to $12,000. Teachers from Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, Richmond City public schools and the Department of Juvenile Justice, Division of Education (in the metro Richmond area) are eligible.

The R.E.B. awards are designed to identify, recognize, and support teaching excellence in the metropolitan Richmond public school systems. Professional development grants ranging from $4,000 to $12,000 each will be awarded to teachers who have distinguished themselves by their inspiring classroom performance. Recipients will be required to share educational ideas and experiences with students and fellow teachers.  Additional eligibility criteria are listed on the nomination form.

The Community Foundation invites nominations from students, parents, colleagues, school personnel and administrators (except for the school Principal), and the community at-large. The eleven-member Steering Committee will review each nomination to determine final candidates. Final candidates will be asked to submit proposals and participate in an interview describing use of the award

Nomination forms are available here. Please mail nominations to:

The Community Foundation
7501 Boulders View Drive Suite 110
Richmond, VA 23225

Nominations must be received by 5 p.m. February 24, 2014

For more information:

  • Chesterfield County Public Schools • Beth Teigen • 594-1753
  • Hanover County Public Schools • Melissa Semones • 365-4534
  • Henrico County Public Schools • Leslie Traylor • 652-3671
  • Richmond Public Schools • Darlene L. Currie • 780-7775
  • Department of Juvenile Justice • Michael Hall • 588-4411
  • The Community Foundation • Susan Hallett • 330-7400

**R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence are sponsored by
The Community Foundation, in partnership with the R.E.B. Foundation**    

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